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October 6, 2017
 

THUNDERBOLT OF THE WEEK — Sep. 8

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Airman 1st Class Deven Augustine

56th Operations Support Squadron —Air traffic controller

Airman Augustine provides command and control to the 100 daily flights in and out of Luke Air Force Base while keeping lines of communication open with the FAA and civilian aircraft as well. He is vital to ensuring the safety of our Airmen and other pilots operating around Luke. In the year and a half he has been at Luke, he has completed his Community College of the Air Force degree and already has a bachelor’s degree. He plans to begin working on a master’s by 2019 after completing his watch supervisor upgrade next year.




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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Ridge Shan

General Canterbury takes command of 56th FW

Luke Air Force Base in Arizona welcomed its new wing commander June 20, as Brig. Gen. Todd Canterbury assumed command of the 56th Fighter Wing from Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard. Canterbury, a command pilot with more than 4,100 flyi...
 
 
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Luke’s Honor Guard awards presentation

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Aspen Reid Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard, 56th Fighter Wing Commander, gives remarks after presenting Luke’s graduating honor guardsmen with an Air Force Achievement medal June 13, 2018 at ...
 
 

Motorcycle safety

One of the most important things about riding a motorcycle is personal protective equipment. Make sure you’re wearing all the gear, all the time.